{meta} Decision - Land at Mocha Parade, Broughton

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision

Title: Disposal of land at Mocha Parade, Broughton

I, Paul Dennett, City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council’s constitution do hereby:


1.    Approve the disposal of the subject site to Lidl Great Britain on the terms and conditions detailed in this report. As the final price will be subject to agreement on outstanding ground condition and Section 106/278 costs and payments it is proposed that the final figure is delegated for approval to the Strategic Director for Place if the proposed deduction is within the relevant approval levels.


2.    Authorise the Shared Legal Service to complete all necessary documentation and to take all steps which are required to give effect to the above recommendations.


3.    Authorise the negotiation of terms with the occupying tenants to agree lease surrenders upon payment of a premium, to include statutory compensation plus an ex gratia payment as detailed in the report.  Alternatively, for Section 25 Notices to be served to obtain vacant possession of the properties, upon the ground of redevelopment.


The Reasons: To progress the regeneration of the Lower Broughton area and create a new community retail centre.


Assessment of Risk is Low


The source of funding: N/A


Legal Advice obtained:  Yes - Michelle Brice, Solicitor. Tel: 0161 219 6303


Financial Advice obtained:  Yes

Alex Archer, Finance Manager Tel: 0161 778 0498


The following documents have been used to assist the decision process:

The relevant documents contain exempt or confidential information and are not available for public inspection

Contact Officer: Jane Ashworth, Development Surveyor

Tel No 0161 779 6092


This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member/Strategic Director

The appropriate Scrutiny panel(s) to call-in the decision are the Overview and Scrutiny Board or the Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.


Signed: Paul Dennett

City Mayor

Date; 11 May 2020



This decision was published on Monday 11 May 2020.

This decision will come in force at 4.00 pm on Monday 18 May 2020 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.




Publication date: 12/05/2020

Date of decision: 11/05/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/05/2020 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 19/05/2020

Accompanying Documents: